Shashemene and Debre Berhan are better equipped to address pro-poor sustainable urban development from a social, economic and environmental perspective.
• Both cities have sustainable and inclusive urban plans and/or urban improvements projects, prepared through as SymbioCity process
• Targeted cities have improved processes and increased institutional, organizational and individual capacity to address urban sustainability.
• Urban stakeholders in targeted cities have applied and incorporated inclusive and participatory approaches to urban development including gender perspectives and the needs of the urban poor.
• National institutions in Colombia have been influenced and inspired by SymbioCity principles and disseminated learnings to other cities in the country